BY ALEXA MICHAELIS
April 19, 2020
Picking a perfect Mother’s Day Gift can be equal parts stressful and overwhelming. What could you give to someone who deserves the world and more? Finding something new and exciting every year can get challenging.
Luckily here at Live Love Spa, we’ve done our research & curated some great products and meaningful gift ideas that are mom-approved! From skincare, wellness, to art we made sure there's something for every type of mom. So take a breath, relax your shoulders, and keep reading! We got you..
For the Skin Care Queen…
Have fun pampering yourself and your mom! Even though you may not be able to book a spa day with your mom, that doesn't mean you can't get a professional facial. This at-home Circadia facial kit is included with any purchase of a Circadia product on Shop Live Love Spa. Included is a Lipid Cleansing Gel, Caviar Lime & Passion Fruit Enzyme Mask, a Marshmallow Whip Hydrating Mask, Vitamin C Reversal Serum, and a Post Peel Balm used by spa professionals during real-life treatments.
Kypris Antioxidant Dew ($90)
This face serum gives skin a needed kiss of hydration for both day and night. Kypris, named after an alternate name for the goddess Aphrodite, is known for its wild-crafted holistic, organic, sustainable, and cruelty-free skincare products. Their products sport dreamy starlit art nouveau designs. Your mom will thank you for the prettiest product she's ever put by her sink side!
For the Innovator (who loves trying new things)
Is your mom ever stressed, can’t sleep, or could use one less cup of coffee a day? The Good Patch patches provide some much-needed ailment relief with ingredients like B12, green tea extract, melatonin, B1, & more. Just stick on the skin, then you're good to go for 12 hours! Who said wellness has to be from the inside out?
For the Frequent Masker
Just in: Aging is optional. This miracle-working Wrinkles Schminkles chest mask approved by Khloe Kardashian uses medical-grade silicone to smooth out the chest, cleavage, decollete and decolletage wrinkles. Best part? It's reusable up to 30 times (eco-friendly score!) and works its magic after just one use.
This natural Farmhouse Fresh avocado face mask is creamy, cooling, and gentle enough for those with sensitive skin and for everyday use. Included ingredients are Goji Berry, Pomegranate, Coffee Seed, plus anti-irritants like Allantoin and Green Tea to hydrate dry and dehydrated skin. A pro tip is to put it in the fridge for a spa experience!
For the Active Mother
RAD Point Release Kit ($65)
If your mom loves yoga, jogging, or any kind of fitness, a must need is Rad Roller! This Point Release Kit rolls out hard to reach parts of the body improving full-body muscle movement and overall wellness by relieving knots and pains. There's no better time than now to keep active and healthy!
Sonoma Lavender Neck Pillow ($54.95)
Heat this pillow up in the microwave or cool in the fridge to soothe neck and shoulder aches, period discomfort, or lower back pains. Perfect to unwind after a day of fitness and to promote sleep and relaxation with the fragrant smell of lavender.
For the Thoughtful Creative
A Hand Drawn Portrait or Picture Together (DM for pricing, $10 and up)
@Yehhee (Yehjee Kim) is an illustrator based in Seoul, Korea that draws colorful portraits of people and shares her passion for art through Instagram. This perfect Mother's Day gift is equal parts cute and thoughtful! Print to put into a frame or simply text it to your mom on Mother’s Day morning as a lovely surprise!
Commissions are an average of $10 per person drawn, please DM for specific pricing. Finished drawings are sent through email.
*DM Yehjee through Instagram & tell her you came from Live Love Spa to receive a 10% discount!
Framed pictures of loved ones make a home feel warm and your own, but traditional printing and framing can be a pain and costly. Mixtiles finally made decorating your home with memories incredibly easy! Simply pick photos off your phone with the Mixtiles app, select your desired frame and matting, and your good to go! Ranged between $14-$69 dollars, they stick & re-stick multiple times leaving no damage to walls.
For the Mom that enjoys the little things in Life
This purse-friendly size Jurlique mist is a crowd favorite with soft scents of rose extract for balance and hydration. Mist post cleansing or mid-day over makeup as a quick refresher/pick me up!
This all-in-one on the go moisture balm is perfect for hands, lips, cuticles, elbows, and hair flyaways. SpaRitual uses ancient healing ingredients like Rose Hip Oil, Rosemary Leaf Oil, Avocado Seed Oil, and Carnauba Wax to hydrate with a beautiful citrus scent. Perfect for busy moms on the go!
For the Tasteful Home Curator
Sahara Wellness Tea ($12-14)
Luxury tea provides a spa getaway experience at home. Sahara Tea has herbal ingredients and flavors such as Apple Rosehip, Ginger, Earl Grey, Green Mate, & more! For tea newbies, there are tea bags available and for some more seasoned tea drinkers, there is loose leaf tea and infusing accessories all inside a sleek tin box that will sit pretty on your countertop.
Aluminate Life’s Calm Reed Diffuser combines crystal-infused aromatherapy with therapeutic-grade essential oils that will create a balanced and calm home environment without having to light a candle. Simply turn the reeds over every so often to release soothing scents of chamomile, nerolina, and sage.
The Body Care Enthusiast
This Epicuren Kukui coconut scented body moisturizer is light and provides instant quenching for thirsty skin. Pegged as one of Kim K’s “two favorite products in the world” it has become a New Beauty Choice Awards Winner. It’s a close second best to those craving a tropical beach vacation…
This adorable Spa box includes a Sugar Rub, Body Butter, Lotion, and Oil for an invigorating shower experience. Scents include Moringa, Coconut Milk & Honey, Coconut, and Guava that are all made with natural ingredients native to Fiji. The Pure Fiji Coconut Sugar Rub is also a 2018 NZ Best In Beauty - Best Scrub winner!
The Fashion Forward Mom
By Lilla is a line of bracelets that also double as hair ties. No need to wear a boring black rubber band on your wrist 24/7! Buy two to double as meaningful matching mother-daughter bracelets.
Purpose Jewelry: Catalina Earrings ($57 retail)
Buy your mom a beautiful and delicate jewelry piece handcrafted by young women who have escaped human trafficking. A portion of proceeds from Purpose Jewelry goes to International Sanctuary, a nonprofit organization providing shelter, education, counseling, and community support to women who need it. Feel good, look good, and help support the fight for the empowerment of women everywhere.
For the Picky Giftee
Although you can't get treatments just yet, buying your mom a Spa Finder gift card for spa treatments gives her something great to look forward to! You can also buy gift cards directly from your favorite spa. Let them decide the treatment they need the most. Also, If you are overwhelmed by product choices and don't know what exactly they will like, gift cards for products are also a great choice.